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Exemptions

The Town of Clay offers the following Exemptions, for your convenience just click on the exemption to print out a form. For more information you may want to refer to the Frequently asked questions.

New York State (not the Assessors’ office) is changing the STAR Exemption process for Tax Year 2014 (not this years. Starting in 2014 all BASIC STAR recipients (Not Senior Citizens) must register for the exemption with the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance. Existing Basic STAR recipients (NOT Senior Citizens)will be notified directly by the State Department of Taxation and Finance when it is time to re-register. The Assessors’ office is not involved in the re-registration process! If you have questions, call the State STAR Registration telephone line at  518-457-2036. To register for the BASIC STAR, please call 518-457-2036 or apply on the State Website at www.tax.ny.gov. The Assessors office CANNOT register you for the BASIC STAR and we cannot help you with the process. This is a STATE PROCESS ONLY!

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List of Exemptions

The following exemptions are processed through the Town of Clay Assessors Office:

Veterans exemption:

Application for Alternative Veterans Exemption from Real Property Taxation.

2 pages (1/95) Application for Alternative Veterans Exemption From Real Property Taxation

Senior exemption:

Application for Partial Tax Exemption for Real Property of Senior Citizens.

3 pages (1/98) Application for Partial Tax Exemption for Real Property of Senior Citizens and for School Tax Relief (STAR) Exemption

Star exemption:

Application for School Tax Relief (STAR) Exemption

2 pages (9/99) Application for School Tax Relief (STAR) Exemption
 

Disability exemption:

Application for Partial Exemption for Real Property of Persons with Disabilities and Limited Incomes

2 pages (1/98) Application for Partial Tax Exemption for Real Property of Persons with Disabilities and Limited Incomes
 

Agricultural exemption:

Application for Agricultural Assessment.

9 pages (1/98) Application for Agricultural Assessment
 

Clergy exemption:

Application for Partial Tax Exemption for Real Property of Members of Clergy.

2 pages (1/95) Application for Partial Tax Exemption for Real Property of Members of Clergy.
 

Commercial, Business or Industrial exemption:

Applicaton for Tax Exemption for Commercial, Business or Industrial Real Property

2 pages (1/95) Application for Tax Exemption for Commercial, Business or Industrial Real Property.
 

Industrial Development Agencies form:

2 pages (1/95) Industrial Development Agencies Form
 

Non-Profit Organization:

Application for Real Property Tax Exemption for Nonprofit Organization-check with the Assessors Office for correct form.